ShedFest 2018

The UKMSA team are still finalising programme details and confirming which exhibitors will be attending. Check back here regularly for information leading up to the event.


Saturday 17th November 2018, 9am to 5.30pm


ShedFest 2018 is taking place at University of Worcester Arena.
For those travelling by car, there is free parking at the area. For those using SatNav’s use postcode WR2 5JN. To find Google Map directions, click here.

How do I buy tickets?

Tickets are £5 to help support the costs of ShedFest, but UKMSA member Shed’s and Supporters can book FREE tickets. For a member Shed or Supporter discount code, contact Laura, our Membership and Support Officer at or call 0300 772 9626.

You can book your tickets through our Eventbrite page here.

What’s the programme?

We have planned a day to encourage and inspire Sheds –

0900    Exhibition
1015    Welcome
1030    Vision 2020 – A presentation of the findings from the national survey and the strategy to 2020
1100    Keynote Speaker – Followed by the presentation to Shed of the Year
1145    Break, networking and exhibition
1215    Workshop Session One
1300    Lunch, networking and exhibition
1400    Annual General Meeting
1500    Workshop Session Two
1545    Break, networking and exhibition
1615    Workshop Session Three
1700    Plenary
1730    Close

The exhibition area will be open from 9am to 5pm during the day. We have invited a number of partners, organisations and others to demonstrate skills to supply you with information and inspiration for your Shed. Check back at the end of October for the confirmed exhibitors coming to ShedFest 2018.

Shed of the Year

We will also be celebrating our Shed of the Year. For more information about nominating your Shed, click here.


Click here to see the descriptions of the workshops which will be taking place this year.